Akshay Kumar kickstarts the shoot of Raksha Bandhan, dedicates film to his sister Alka Hiranandani 


Akshay Kumar is unstoppable! The superstar has been juggling between multiple films without complaining. Now, he has dived into the world of Aanand L. Rai's Raksha Bandhan. The film co-starring Bhumi Pednekar is tentatively scheduled to release in theatres on November 5 this year. As the film went on floors, Akshay shared a picture from the sets and dedicated the Aanand L Rai directorial to his sister Alka Hiranandani. 

Akshay, on Instagram, wrote, "Growing up my sister, Alka was my first friend. It was the most effortless friendship. @aanandlrai’s #RakshaBandhan is a dedication to her and a celebration of that special bond ♥ Day one of shoot today, need your love and best wishes."


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Sadia Khateeb, Deepika Khanna, Smrithi Srikanth and Sahejmeen Kaur will play Akshay's sisters in Raksha Bandhan. The film is presented by Akshay Kumar's sister, Alka Bhatia and Anand L Rai. The film is backed by Colour Yellow Productions in association with Cape of Good Films. Kanika Dhillon and her husband Himanshu Sharma are the writers.

(Source: Instagram)